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Towed CTD data collected in conjunction with the BIOMAPER-II towed package, Oct and Dec 1997-1999, Georges Bank/Gulf of Maine region, GLOBEC
Entry ID: BMP2_ess_GB

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Abstract: Integrated into the towed Bio-Optical Multi-frequency Acoustical and Physical
Environmental Recorder (BIOMAPER-II) vehicle is an enhanced CTD sensor package.
The data reported here are the high resolution observations of temperature,
salinity, light transmission, fluorescence and calculated values of potential
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Description: U.S. GLOBEC Data System - Directory of Data;
See data object(s): "BMP2_ess" (Peter Wiebe, Investigator)
Geographic Coverage
Spatial coordinates   
  N: 42.5   S: 40.0   E: -65.5   W: -69.0
Min Depth: 0M Max Depth: 300M

Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1997-10-09
Stop Date: 1997-10-16
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SHIPS Ancillary Description
Use Constraints Any person making substantial use of a data set must communicate with the
investigators who acquired the data prior to publication and anticipate that
the data collectors will be co-authors of published results. This extends to
model results and to data organized for retrospective studies.

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Data Center
U.S. Global Ocean Ecosystems Dynamics Program Supplemental Info
Data Center URL:
Dataset ID: Georges Bank

Data Center Personnel
Phone: 508-289-2409
Fax: 508-457-2169
Email: rgroman at
Contact Address:
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Swift House MS#38
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: MA
Postal Code: 02543-1127
Country: USA
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Phone: 508-289-2298
Fax: 508-457-2169
Email: dallison at
Contact Address:
MS #36
Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution
Shiverick House
City: Woods Hole
Province or State: Massachusetts
Postal Code: 02543
Country: USA
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2004-06-30
Last DIF Revision Date: 2017-08-24